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Name Official number Flag IMO
GALATA  60460     
Year built Date launched Date completed
1869  21/08/1869   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  80 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
978 grt / 602 nrt / 221.0 ft  29.3 ft  15.1 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
2-cyl. (42" x 30") 150 nhp
Post 1876: C.2-cyl. (29½" & 57" x 36") engine by R. Steele & Company, Greenock. 162 nhp
1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Thomas Blackwood, Port Glasgow.   Glasgow   
Other names
1872 WICKLOW - 1881 HERMOUPOLIS - 1926 ERMOUPOLIS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
10/1870: W. Burrell & W. E. McLaren, Glasgow, each purchased 16/64th shares.
17/04/1871 J. Lane, Liverpool.
12/1872 Clyde Shipping Company, (G. J. Kidston, manager), Glasgow and renamed WICKLOW.
08/1881 Papayanni & Company, (Bassilio Papayani)Liverpool and by them to Hellenic Steamship Company, Syra Greece and renamed HERMOPOLIS.
1894 Owner restyled as New Hellenic Steam Navigation Soc., Greece.
1926 Lloyd’s Register entry amended to ERMOUPOLIS under Hellenic Steamship Company of Maritime Enterprises, Greece, and all reference to HERMOPOLIS deleted.  
Vessel history
1873 tonnages 780 grt. 492 nrt.
08/1876 Re-engined.
1881 tonnage 445 nrt. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
circa 1931 broken up 
 

 



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